adjective re·sound·ing \-ˈzan-diŋ also -ˈsan-\

: producing a loud, deep sound that lasts for a long time

: leaving no doubt : very definite

Full Definition of RESOUNDING

:  producing or characterized by resonant sound :  resonating
a :  impressively sonorous
b :  emphatic, unequivocal <a resounding success>
re·sound·ing·ly adverb

Examples of RESOUNDING

  1. The class answered with a resounding no.
  2. <the resounding hubbub of the streets of New York City>

First Known Use of RESOUNDING

15th century


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